Real Life System of Equations!

Algebra Level 1

The combined ages of Linda, Ella, and Peter is 120. Linda is 3 times as old as Ella, who is six times younger than Peter. If \(e\)=Ella's age, \(l\)=Linda's age, and \(p\)=Peter's age, what is \(\frac{p}{l}+e\)?

The first part of this puzzle is an excerpt from the BrainSnack book Brain Twisters, Mind Benders, and Puzzle Conundrums by Frank Coussement and Peter De Schepper.

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